Subway Cleaning

MTA Board MeetingChairman: Well, thank you Stebbins for that update on tunnel safety. Now, moving on to the next part of the agenda, sanitation.  Bob, take it away.

Bob: Thanks, Edgar.  As you all know we’ve hired some consultants to look at the methodology behind our cleaning regemin.  I’m happy to report that we’ve figured out a way to save millions. We’re getting rid of mops.

(murmurs in the crowd “rid of mops…scallywag…grumble”)

Chairman: Bob, isn’t it going

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James Nachtwey’s TED Wish

Flickr images and $500 D-SLR’s, everyone can be a photojournalist. Newspapers and magazines run less journalism and more portraiture, relegating a lot of great photojournalism to the sidelines.  Also I wonder how many people care anymore of how many more war pictures they see.  James Nachtwey has a way of dealing with this problem.  After winning the TED prize last October (, James is going to try a new way of

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Hello, I am Vikram. I am a Master’s candidate in the Interactive Telecommunications Program at New York University.